This is a discussion on Absolut Reconquista... within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; New ad campaign from Absolut Vodka in Mexico. Not that I ever cared for clear liquors, but that's the end for Absolut. Click the picture ...
No more Absolut for me, Grey Goose from now on....Thanks for the heads up!
Lets just conquer Mexico and be done with it.
That would put an end to that silliness.
I would rather stand against the cannons of the wicked than against the prayers of the righteous.
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I say bring it on. Bring Sweden with you.
"He went on two legs, wore clothes and was a human being, but nevertheless he was in reality a wolf of the Steppes. He had learned a good deal . . . and was a fairly clever fellow. What he had not learned, however, was this: to find contentment in himself and his own life. The cause of this apparently was that at the bottom of his heart he knew all the time (or thought he knew) that he was in reality not a man, but a wolf of the Steppes."
Stolischnaya....Givin my business to the Russians.
I'm a gin drinker myself (Hendricks), but I will "absolutely" stay away from that brand now!
"Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch; Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the vote."
-- Benjamin Franklin
It just doesn't seem plausible that a company would do something that stupid as a marketing gimic...
On the poll from the link...
59.6 Boycott Absolut
10.6 It's stupid
14.3 Who cares?
7.6 Good ad, I'll buy more Absolut.
Well, if you come across a bi-lingual marketing adviser looking for a job, you'll know why.
There are two sides to every issue: one side is right and the other is wrong, but the middle is always evil.
Who is John Galt?
Not a vodka drinker, so can't boycott them. One interesting note though. If you look at the map, it does resolve the Kalifornia problem!!
It could probably be shown by facts and figures that there is no distinctly native American criminal class except Congress.
- Pudd'nhead Wilson's New Calendar (Mark Twain)
"These are the times that try men's souls. The summer soldier
and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the
service of his country; but he that stands it now, deserves the
love and thanks of man and woman."
-- Thomas Paine (The American Crisis, No. 1, 19 December 1776)
"The price of freedom is eternal vigilance." -Thomas Jefferson
"Liberalism is a Mental Disorder." -Michael Savage
GOOD Gun Control is being able to hit your target! -Myself
I don't drink anymore, but if I ever fall off the wagon it won't be with Absolut.